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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Drimpton Road, Broadwindsor, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8

Guide Price £1,475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 7 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Listed
  • Swimming Pool
  • Private Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This attractive 7 bedroom house sits in a desirable location near Beaminster with beautiful gardens and grounds including a series of spring fed lakes. About 10 acres. Additional lots include a lodge with large modern barn, a detached cottage and a paddock (further details available)

Lot 1: Old Sandpitts House is Grade II* listed with 15th century origins. It has a superb setting with mature grounds to the east of the house providing a unique backdrop to the pretty house itself.

The principal accommodation is ideal for family living, with a dining room, sitting room, study and library. The kitchen (with Aga) and breakfast room have excellent views, with the boot room and utility rooms nearby.

The 40' indoor swimming pool adjoins the main house and has a mezzanine games area and changing room with shower.

Upstairs the seven bedrooms are well laid out with a large south facing master bedroom.

The beautiful gardens and grounds include outbuildings, a detached gym, a detached garage with playroom above, chicken run, three large spring-fed lakes, formal garden and a kitchen garden. About 10 acres.

Lot 2: Old Sandpitts Lodge: a 3 bedroom detached cottage with its own access into a large yard, with quadruple garage and a large multi-purpose barn suitable for a range of uses, such as a home business or for a car enthusiast. There is a studio above, with 2 stables and a workshop. About 0.75 acres. Guide price: £600,000.


Lot 3: Old Sandpitts Cottage: a 2 bedroom detached cottage with its own drive and private garden. About 0.44 acres. Guide price: £375,000.


Old Sandpitts House is the notable house of Sandpit, an historic hamlet a mile north of Broadwindsor in the rolling Dorset countryside. The house has an attractive elevated setting with an impressive approach through electric gates and superb views over its garden and grounds.

There are a number of farm shops, butchers and
pubs all within easy reach. Crewkerne, Beaminster,
Bridport, Axminster, Illminster and Chard are all easily
accessible and provide a range of more extensive
shopping and recreational facilities.

Bridport has a thriving arts and theatre community,
hosting annual literary and arts festivals. The Jurassic Coast and beach at West Bay are 12 miles to the south providing RYA sailing schools and power boating along the Dorset coastline.

Beaminster 4 miles. Crewkerne 4 miles (London Waterloo from 2 hours 30 minutes). Bridport 8 miles. Yeovil 15 miles. Sherborne 20 miles. Exeter Airport 35 miles.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 January 2017

Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (3.2 mi)
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Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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